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Sunday, 21 July 2019

People News

  • UNICEF announces Henrietta H. Fore as its new executive director

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 26 Dec, 2017

    UNICEF has announced that Henrietta H. Fore will succeed Anthony Lake as UNICEF Executive Director when his term ends on 31 December 2017. She has nearly four decades of public sector serv...Read more

  • Rohit Sathe appointed as president of Philips India Healthcare

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 20 Dec, 2017

    Philips India has announced the appointment of Mr. Rohit Sathe as President in Philips India Healthcare. The designation is operational from December 4th, 2017. Rohit will be a part of the...Read more

  • NARI appoints Dr. Panda as the new director

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 20 Dec, 2017

    Dr Samiran Panda has taken charge as the director of the Pune-based National AIDS Research Institute (NARI). As a tropical medicine specialist who has played a key role in supporting AIDS p...Read more

  • Dr. A A Shah receives “Outstanding Researcher of the Year” award

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 19 Dec, 2017

    Dr. A A Shah has received an “Outstanding researcher of the year” award with a prize of Rs. 2 lakh, a memento and a certificate from R&B minister of Jammu and Kashmir, Naeem...Read more

  • ICMR announces appointments of Directors for seven key institutes

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 18 Dec, 2017

    ICMR has announced appointments of directors to seven national institutes together. The selection of directors comes at a time when the government is pushing new strategies to develop solut...Read more

  • ICMR appoints new director for NIMS

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 18 Dec, 2017

    National Institute of Medical Statistics (NIMS), New Delhi under Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), has appointed Mendu Vishnu Vardhana Rao, Sr. Grade Deputy Director & Biostati...Read more

  • Sanofi India appoints N Rajaram as MD

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 15 Dec, 2017

    Sanofi India Limited (SIL) announced the elevation of N. Rajaram as the Managing Director of the Company, with effect from 1st January, 2018. His appointment was approve...Read more

  • Women Achievers- DR RENU SWARUP

    People |  Features | 0 Comment | 14 Dec, 2017

    Having a PhD in Genetics and Plant Breeding, and Post- Doctoral fellowship at The John Innes Centre, Norwich UK, under Commonwealth Scholarship, Dr Renu Swarup who was having two options- r...Read more

  • Mundipharma CEO becomes Executive of the Year

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 14 Dec, 2017

    Singapore Business Review lauded the most exceptional business leaders in Singapore at the recent Management Excellence Awards with Mundipharma CEO, Raman Singh, winning Executive of the Ye...Read more

  • Women Achievers- KANCHANA TK

    People |  Features | 0 Comment | 13 Dec, 2017

    Being one among the very few women who make it to senior roles in industry, Kanchana TK, Director General, Organisation of Pharmaceutical Producers of India (OPPI) has not hesitated to make...Read more

  • Women Achievers- BINDHYA CARIAPPA

    People |  Features | 0 Comment | 12 Dec, 2017

    With 22 years of experience in the Clinical Research industry and an expert in vaccine development, Bindhya Cariappa has seen her share of struggles and challenges in her career. After com...Read more

  • DNA scientist Lalji Singh passes away

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 11 Dec, 2017

    Former Banaras Hindu University (BHU) Vice Chancellor (VC) and DNA scientist Prof Lalji Singh recently passed away. Prof Lalji Singh is considered to be the father of DNA fingerprints, who ...Read more

  • Dr. Gary Kobinger received award for Ebola virus treatment

    People |  News | 4 Comment | 05 Dec, 2017

    Ebola virus disease, a severe and often fatal infection can be cured now. Microbiologist and researcher Gary Kobinger developed a treatment against this disease, trademarked ZMapp. In the a...Read more

  • Women Achievers: JAYASHREE THACKER

    People |  Features | 0 Comment | 05 Dec, 2017

        As President for PerkinElmer India, Jayashree Thacker carries the responsibility for developing and directing strategies to build the PerkinElmer organization, business and ...Read more

  • Indian origin professor becomes UNAIDS special ambassador

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 24 Nov, 2017

    Indian-origin professor Quarraisha Abdool Karim has been appointed as a UNAIDS Special Ambassador for Adolescents and HIV. UNAIDS is a joint United Nations programme for HIV/ AIDS. Profess...Read more

  • GSK Health appoints Navneet Saluja for India Sub-continent

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 21 Nov, 2017

    GSK Consumer Healthcare has recently announced the appointment of Navneet Saluja as the Area General Manager for India Sub-continent. Saluja, who replaces Manoj Kumar, has also been nomina...Read more

  • NCBS Professor wins Infosys prize 2017

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 20 Nov, 2017

    Prof Upinder Singh Bhalla from National Centre for Biological Sciences (NCBS) has bagged the Infosys prize 2017 for the Life Sciences category. Bhalla was recognised for his contributions t...Read more

  • NIMR scientist receives ICMR award

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 16 Nov, 2017

    Biomedical scientist Manoj Kumar Das, posted as deputy director, scientist-cum officer-in-charge of National Institute of Malaria Research (NIMR) at Itki in Ranchi, has bagged the prestigio...Read more